Video Author: Bittner IV J

Robotic assisted hernia repair will stop when the money runs out

Presented by Gregory F Dakin at the Debate: Robotically Assisted Hernia Repair at the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting on 3/17/2016 Keyword(s): ACOG, American College of Gynecology, cardiac surgery, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, CMS, colorectal surgery, component separation, contribution margin module, conversion, cost, cost effectiveness, credentialing, CRS, defect closure, dexterity, education, ergonomics, faculty, flap, […]

Traditional lap ventral hernia repair- It works, change isn’t always good

Presented by James G Bittner at the International Hernia Symposium during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.

S129 Risk factors affecting operative approach, conversion, and morbidity for adrenalectomy – SS23

Presented by James G Bittner IV, MD disclosures–10 sec intro–28 sec purpose–56 sec method–1:16 pt demographics–2:11 cohort demographics–2:27 indications for operation–2:52 intraop outcomes–3:18 concomitant procedures–3: Keyword(s): ACC, adrenal tumor, conversion rate, LA, MIS, NSQIP, OA, pheochromocytoma, predictive factors, risk factors